We are just a few hours into the new year and this is traditionally the time when resolutions are made and executed. Some people are pressured into resolving to do better because it is what is expected. Others sincerely pledge to make some positive change in their lives.
The sad reality is, however, that most resolutions fail, however fervently made. It doesn't take long either: Many New Year's resolutions go the way of the wooly mammoth within the first few weeks of the new year.